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By Read, Herbert




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Art Now - An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

READ, Herbert

Faber & Faber, London , 1933. 1st Edition. HARDCOVER. 1st printing. 8vo in white and pale blue printed black cloth, 144pp text plus 128 pp plates . . . . . . . . .. .CONDITION : VERY GOOD, a clean and tight copy (very small ink name on fly-leaf, no other marks or inscriptions, top edge of page block dusty, moderate rub to white lettering on the spine) . ... . . . . . . . . We always ship in PROTECTIVE CARD PARCELS

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture.

Read, Herbert.

London, England: Faber & Faber Limited, 1960. . 8vo. 128 pp + [64] plates. Stiff beige and color illustrated wraps with red, black and white lettering. Good with creasing along corners and marginal toning from age. Black and white plates. Includes works by Henri Matisse, Kurt Schwitters, Gonzalez, Hans Arp, Henry Moore, Emil Nolde, Max Beckmann, Max Ernst, Louis Marcoussis, Piet Mondrian, Constantin Brancusi, Giacometti, Cezanne et al. From the Collection of the Art Historian Peter Selz.

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The art of sculpture / by Herbert Read

Read, Herbert Edward Sir (1893-1968). National Gallery of Art (U.S.)

London : Faber, 1961. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original publisher's gilt-blocked cloth, edges very slightly toned. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. . Edition; 2nd ed. Series; A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts ; 1954. Physical description; xxxi, 152 p., 224 p. of plates : ill. Notes; Held at National Gallery of Art, Washington. First published in England in Faber, 1956. Subject; Sculpture.

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

Read, Herbert

New York, New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company , 1933. Minor edge and corner wear; no dj; lightly scuffed and scratched; corners are bumped and rubbed; some shelf wear; ex-library with the usual library markings; overall a nice used copy! Black cloth with silver, white, and blue lettering. 144 historical and artistic pages of text and 128 magical and historical pages of black and white illustrations! "This book, dealing with the most recent developments in painting and sculpture, is not an attempt to defend extremes of expression in a partisan spirit. Like many other people, I enjoy modern art with an enthusiasm which I try to keep free from intellectual prejudices. I am willing to admit that enthusiasm, being an emotional attitude, is a prejudice of another kind; but it is, in honest men, an inevitable one........." -------- from the Preface.. First Edition. Black Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Ex-Library.

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Art Now

Read Herbert

Faber & Faber, 1948. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. In-8, relié, Bon Etat.

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Art Now

Read Herbert

Faber, 1933. 144pp. Book in good condition. Black cloth binding is rubbed and slightly fraying top and tail spine. Corners bumped and slightly rubbed with small loss. Lettering on spine rubbed at the top and not legible.It has at some time had a cover which has been removed but sellotape marks on front and back paste downs. pastedowns and endpapers slightly foxed.Closed edges usnned..Previous owners name and a date on teh front endpaper.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - 8over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

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Art Now: an Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

Read, Herbert

Faber & Faber, 1960. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Art Now

Herbert Read

Faber and Faber, 1954-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Good Condition. Crisp pages. Tight binding. Good reading copy. Dust jacket has considerable wear and tear. Shelf wear on cover. Some tanning. Some rubbing wear to cover edges. Foxing. Some staining. - All products inspected inside and out and shipped by USPS with a tracking number! I highly suggest that you choose expedited shipping. For a small fee you get priority shipping, insurance and a padded envelope for the best protection.

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Art Now

READ, Herbert

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1950. Hardcover. Reprint. RC, book has rubbing of spine and corners of cover, fading of spine and edges of cover, foxing of endpapers, name of former owner on front endpaper, yellowing of pages. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

Read, Herbert

New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1960. Minor edge and corner wear; lightly scuffed and scratched; no dj; corners are bumped and rubbed; some shelf wear; overall a nice used copy! Blue cloth with black lettering on the spine. 128 historical and artistic pages of text and 72 historic pages of black and white plates! "This book was originally planned as a theoretical exposition of the principles underlying the modern movement, but it always suffered the dichotomy represented by the main-title and the sub-title: the text aimed to be definitive, but the illustrations were topical, and as successive editions appeared, had to be revised and increased to do justice to the changing state of painting and sculpture.......". Reprint. Blue Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

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ART NOW: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpure

Faber and Faber, 1948. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

Herbert Read

Faber and Faber, 1948. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1948. 144 pages. No dust jacket. Gray cloth with photographic black and white plates to the rear of the book. Moderate tanning to pages with heavier tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Light tanning to text block edges and slight dog-eared pages throughout with visible cracks to guttering with exposed netting. Rear hinge is cracked with exposed netting as well. Boards have visible foxing and sunning with minor bumping to corners. Major sunning to spine and fair crushing to spine ends as well. Book is also forward leaning.

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting And Sculpture

Read, Herbert

London: Faber & Faber, 1948. Revised and enlarged edition. 144 pp text + 192 pp b&w plates & 1 colour. Light foxing to endpapers and foredge of text block. Clean unmarked pages otherwise, minor bumping to extremities of spine. Cloth. Very Good +/No Jacket.

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Art Now: An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

READ, HERBERT

Faber and Faber 1933. Octavo hardcover (VG-) no d/w; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

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Art Now; An Introduction to the Theory of Modern Painting and Sculpture

READ, HERBERT

Faber and Faber. octavo paperback (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs

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Art Now:

Read, Herbert:

London: Faber, 1960:. Soft cover, tatty, split spine, 128 pages, 64 plates, inscription. Introduction to the theory of modern painting and sculpture. .

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